Jun 30th 2016
Parliamentarians from Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine Meet at Marshall Center To Build Trust and Regional Cooperation

Parliamentarians from Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine pose with faculty and guest speakers during a break at a two-day conference at the George C. Marshall European Center. The conference was organized to foster communications between neighboring countries and to create an opportunity to enhance [ ... ]

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Jun 28th 2016
Pre-Assessment of NATO Warsaw Summit Discussed In Marshall Center Security Insight Paper

U.S. Ambassador to Czech Republic Andrew Schapiro makes opening remarks to the Euroatlantic Security: A Pre-Warsaw Assessment Seminar organized by the Marshall Center’s Non-Resident Program (CONTRIBUTED PHOTO).

By GCMC Public Affairs

(Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany) - The George C. Marshall European [ ... ]

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Jun 28th 2016
Marshall Center Alumni Workshop Reaffirms ‘Hope’ in Combating Crime

Lt. Cmdr. Fredrick Brown (center), commanding officer of the Military Police and Force Protection Unit of the Royal Bahamas Defense Force, and a Marshall Center alumnus, listens to lessons learned in Europe June 22 during the Global Countering Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC) Alumni Community of [ ... ]

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Jun 24th 2016
Marshall Center Faculty Discuss  Brexit

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (June 24, 2016) — Marshall Center faculty members held a lunchtime lecture of opportunity on the Referendum of the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union for their colleagues and members of the Garmisch Military Community June 23.  The United Kingdom [ ... ]

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Jun 24th 2016
Multinational Drug Bust Shows Importance of Marshall Center Alumni Connections

General Inspectorate of the Romanian Police Marius Ivanovici shares his personal experiences and lessons learned from Operation Mersoy during a Global Countering Transnational Organized Crime Alumni Community of Interest Workshop held at the George C. Marshall European Center, June 20-23.  [ ... ]

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Jun 20th 2016
Fast Facts:  Global Countering Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC)

The Global Countering Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC) Alumni Community of Interest workshop will be held June 20 to 23 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Marshall Center graphic by U.S. Army Spec. Christopher Green)

Dates: June 20 to 23

Title: “Countering Transnational [ ... ]

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Jun 17th 2016
Marshall Center Faculty Travel to Ukraine and Participate in NATO Seminars

Dr. Valbona Zeneli (right), professor of National Security Studies and director of the Black Sea and Eurasia Program at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, moderates at the NATO Parliamentary 92nd Rose Roth NATO Parliamentary Assembly Seminar and Ukraine-NATO Inter-parliamentary [ ... ]

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Jun 16th 2016
Ambassador Griffiths Delivers Keynote Address at U.S. Embassy Berlin’s “Fight Against Illegal Wildlife Trade“

U.S. Ambassador Douglas Griffiths, Associate Director for International Liaison for the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, delivers keynote address at U.S. Embassy Berlin’s “Fight Against Illegal Wildlife Trade” (Photo by U.S. Embassy Berlin)

U.S. Ambassador Doug Griffiths, [ ... ]

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Jun 15th 2016
NATO Language Leadership Passes from Marshall Center’s PLTCE to Bulgaria Ministry of Defense

Marshall Center’s PLTCE Director Keith Wert shares the accomplishments of the Bureau for International Language Coordination (BILC) over the past year.  Marshall Center’s PLTCE held the BILC secretariat for the past two years. (Contributed photo). 

By GCMC Public Affairs

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Jun 13th 2016
Dr. von Muenchow Moderates Panel Discussion on European Security in Zagreb, Apr. 29

Prof. Dr. Daniel Heinke, the Director of the Policy Planning Staff and Special Affairs Directorate of the Ministry of Interior. Tip: Click on image to start the gallery)

Prof. Dr. Daniel Heinke, the Director of the Policy Planning Staff and Special Affairs Directorate of the Ministry of Interior [ ... ]

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Jun 10th 2016
Reunion Visit Highlights Army FAO Program Legacy at Marshall Center

Veterans and spouses from the Army Russian Institute graduating class of 1976 visited the Marshall Center, June 9.  The Marshall Center was established in the former Army Russian Institute after it was closed following the collapse of the Soviet Union.

By James E. Brooks,
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Jun 8th 2016
Marshall Center Professors Join Forces for new Counterterrorism Book, Dedicate it to PTSS Founder

Professors James Wither (left) and Dr. Sam Mullins, both professors at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, present the Marshall Center’s Director U.S. Army Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Keith Dayton (center) with a copy of “Combatting Transnational Terrorism,” the new course book for [ ... ]

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Jun 6th 2016
Marshall Center Lends Expertise to Discussion on Black Sea Region

(Left)  Dr. Valbona Zeneli discusses economic security challenges during a panel discussion at the Romanian Intelligence Service’s third annual international program “Security in the Black Sea Region. Shared Challenges, Sustainable Future” program, May 30 - June 4.  (Contributed Photo)

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Jun 3rd 2016
Managing the Flow of Refugees Discussed in Tajikistan Seminar

Participants pose for a group shot during a first-ever seminar with Tajikistan on refugee flow management.  (Photo contributed by John D'Amato)

The George C. Marshall European Center partnered with the Tajikistan Committee for Emergency Situations and Civil Defense (CES) Civil Security Operations [ ... ]

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May 27th 2016
Marshall Center counterterrorism alumni share best practices for countering terrorism

Professor James Howcroft, the course director for the Program on Terrorism and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, welcomes 73 participants from 41 countries for the Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest Workshop “Countering Terrorist Narratives: [ ... ]

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May 26th 2016
Regional Security and Cooperation Was Focus at Marshall Center Energy Seminar in Vilnius Lithuania

Participants at the GCMC seminar in Vilnius, Lithuania - May 2016 (Tip: Click on image to start the gallery)

By James E. Brooks,
George C. Marshall European Center Public Affairs Director

The George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies hosted two-day Regional Energy Security Seminar [ ... ]

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May 25th 2016
G-CT_COI participants study Countering Terrorist Narratives in Asia, Central Asia, South Asia, Oceania

Mr. Irfan Abubakar, director of the Study of Religion and Culture in Jakarta (Click on image to start gallery)

By GCMC Public Affairs

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (May 25, 2016) – Countering Terrorist Narratives in Asia, Central Asia, South Asia and Oceania was the topic of discussion on [ ... ]

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May 24th 2016
G-CT_COI participants study Countering Terrorist Narratives in Africa, Europe

Prof. James Howcroft (Click on image to start gallery)

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (May 24, 2016) – Seventy-three participants from 41 countries learned about Countering Terrorist Narratives in Africa and Europe during the first day of the Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest [ ... ]

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May 24th 2016
Fast Facts:  Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest Workshop

The Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest Workshop will be held May 23 to 26 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. The theme will be "Countering Terrorist Narratives: Best Practices from around the Globe." This is the seventh successive Counterterrorism Alumni [ ... ]

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May 20th 2016
Central Asia Ambassadors and Decisionmakers Meet at Marshall Center to Discuss Regional Challenges

Ambassadors from the United States and Germany and key Central Asia policymakers, military, diplomats and academic leaders attend the Central Asian Parliamentarian Symposium May 17 to 20 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. For more photos, [ ... ]

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May 16th 2016
Challenges of Europe’s Southern Flank Analyzed More Closely in New Week-Long Security Seminar Resident Course

Col. Georges Sakr, commander of training at the Military Academy in Lebanon, asks a question of a guest speaker during a plenary session in the European Security Seminar South resident course at the George C. Marshall European Center in Garmisch, Germany. Thirty nations were represented at the seminar. [ ... ]

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May 16th 2016
Thank You & Farewell Professor Monaco

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Keith Dayton, director of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies based here, presents a Superior Civilian Service Award to Professor Steven Monaco during a farewell ceremony on May 13. (Marshall Center photos by U.S. Army Sgt. Amanda Moncada /RELEASED)

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, [ ... ]

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May 11th 2016
Marshall Center Central European Cyber Defense Workshop Stresses International Cooperation

Participants from “Central European Cyber Strategy and Policy Solutions to Protecting Cyberspace” workshop held in Bucharest, Romania, May 9-10, pose for a photo during a coffee break. (Contributed Photo)

The George C. Marshall European Center held a two-day cyber defense seminar in Bucharest, [ ... ]

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May 10th 2016
Marshall Center Professor Moderates Discussions at Montenegro Security Conference

Marshall Center Professor Dr. Valbona Zeneli (left) moderates a discussion with NATO Deputy Secretary General Ambassador Alexander Vershbow at the “To Be Secure Conference” in Budva, Montenegro, May 6. (Contributed Photo).

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Dr. Valbona Zeneli introduced and moderated [ ... ]

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May 9th 2016
Kosovo Diplomats Hone Their English Language Skills at Marshall Center Workshop

Group 1: Diplomats from the Republic of Kosovo's Ministry of Foreign Affairs attended a Language for Diplomacy Workshop, April 18 to May 6 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies.  The course was devised through a memorandum of understanding signed in 2014 between the Marshall [ ... ]

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May 9th 2016
Fast Facts:  European Security Seminar – South Resident Course

European Security Seminar South begins today, May 9. This poster was created by Army Specialist Christopher Green.

Background:  This one-week seminar is designed to examine the threats to Europe emanating from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and to develop appropriate responses to these [ ... ]

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May 4th 2016
Mongolia Alumni Event Renews and Strengthens Growing Relationship

U.S. Ambassador Jennifer Zimdahl-Galt delivers opening remarks during an alumni Outreach Network Event in Mongolia last month. Dr. Sven Bernhard Gareis is on the right. (Photo contributed by Marc Johnson)

By GCMC Public Affairs

The George C. Marshall European Center Alumni Affairs office organized [ ... ]

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May 3rd 2016
Marshall Center Alumni Network Reboots, Reconnects to Answer Cyberterrorism Alarm

Ayhan Gücüyener, researcher for the Center on Foreign Policy and Security at the Hazar Strategy Institute in Istanbul, presents “Energy Critical Infrastructure and their Vulnerability to Terrorist Attacks” during the Global Cyber Security Alumni Community of Interest Workshop April 27. Titled [ ... ]

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May 2nd 2016
PLTCE Language Standards and Assessment Seminar Readies International Instructors

Nine language instructors and administrators from eight NATO partner countries pose for a group shot with their Marshall Center faculty advisors.  The language instructors and program administrators completed a seminar Apr. 28 that will help them refine their lesson plans for teaching English language [ ... ]

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May 2nd 2016
Dr. von Muenchow Moderates Panel Discussion on European Security in Zagreb, Apr. 29

Dr. Davor Božinović, former Minister of Defence, Zagreb; Kristina Lahovski, Director NATO & International Security, Croatian MFA; Dr. Sandro Knezović, Institute for Development and International Relations and Dr. Sebastian von Muenchow pose for a picture following their panel discussion at a roundtable [ ... ]

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